Taste: Delicate citrus (lime water, orange zest) and pomaceous fruits (apple skin, pear sauce), white floral notes and cheese rind.
Style: Light-Bodies White wine
Description: Pinot Grigio aka Pinot Gris is a dry light-bodied white grape that is planted heavily in Italy, but also in France and Germany. Wines are light to middle-weight and easy drinking, often with some bitter flavor on the palate (bitter almond, quinine).
Food Pairing: Salad, delicate poached fish, light and mild cheeses.